Back in the '80s, The Dallas Museum of Art replicated several rooms of the art-packed French Riviera villa of Wendy (Texan and fashion model) and Emery (Hungarian writer and art collector) Reves to display the couple's dizzying collection of impressionist and post-impressionist art including pieces by van Gogh, Monet and Degas. A lecture and dinner event, When Palette and Palate Meet
, celebrates the intersection of the couple's art and the cuisine of their adopted country. While DMA senior curator Olivier Meslay narrates selections from the artistic palette, Lavendou Bistro Provencal owner-chef Pierre Cayet will satisfy the palate with with a three-course French dinner. The program starts 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Lavendou, located at 19009 Preston Road, Suite 200. Tickets are $75. To purchase ahead, call 972-248-1911 or e-mail [email protected]
Proceeds go to Essilor Vision Foundation, which helps kids in need.
Thu., Feb. 10, 6:30 p.m., 2011